Fitness Center Operations Update

 

The Fitness Center will resume normal operations starting at 8 AM on Friday, February 25th. The group exercise class schedule will resume when the Fitness Center reopens. Be sure to follow us on Facebook for updates as well as free home workouts and health-related resources. Please email FitnessCenter@unthsc.edu with any questions or concerns.

Dr. Mills state presentation ($1 Billion and the Opioid Epidemic) – Feb 24, 2022

 

UNTHSC Corrections Medical Director Dr. John Mills, acts as the Governor-appointed Chair of the Opioid Abatement Fund Council. Mills presented to the Statewide Behavioral Health Coordinating Council Health and Human Services Commission Thursday, Feb 24th, about his vision for the nearly $1B in funding from the State of Texas to mitigate and abate opioid addiction.

Public meeting livestream link: https://www.hhs.texas.gov/about/meetings
Once on the public meetings page, select the tab that says “Bernstein K-100 Live.”

Workout of the Day 02/25/2022

 

Warm-Up:

20 Jumping Jacks, 5 Knee to Chest (ea. Leg), 5 Heel to Butt (ea. Leg), 5 Inchworms

Workout: 2 Rounds each (40 seconds of work/20 seconds of rest)

Section 1:

High Knees

Burpees

DB Row

Section 2:

Mountain Climbers

Lunges

180° Jumps

Section 3:

Jumping Jacks

Pushups

Squats

AB Finisher

Sit-ups

Leg lifts

Bicycle Crunches

Seminar – Dr. Rebecca Cunningham presents “Lipid Rafts and Neuronal Membrane Androgen Receptors” Mon 2/28, 12pm, IREB 520

 

Rebecca Cunningham, PhD – Associate Professor & Associate Dean of Research, Pharmaceutical Sciences – University of North Texas Health Science Center

Dr. Cunningham will present, “Lipid Rafts and Neuronal Membrane Androgen Receptors.”

Mon 2/28, 12pm, IREB 520

Nominate someone now for Valubility of the Month

 

The Valubility of the Month nomination window is open! Think about those who are living Our Values in extraordinary ways and nominate someone who stands out as a Valubility of the Month candidate.

Check out the updated Valubility platform and nominate someone now for Valubility of the Month: https://high5.unthsc.edu/votm

For more information about HSC’s Valubility recognition programs, click here:
Valubility – OUR VALUES (unthsc.edu)

Questions? Email the Valubility team: Valubility@unthsc.edu

UNT System News: Inclement Weather Update for Friday, Feb. 25

 

UNT World Faculty and Staff:

The UNT System’s member institutions and UNT System Administration continue to monitor wintry weather conditions in our region and have updated plans at all locations.

Here are the latest developments for each UNT System location as of Thursday, Feb. 24, at 5 p.m.:

  • UNT System Administration and UNT Health Science Center: Reopening at normal hours on Friday, Feb. 25.
  • UNT: Reopening at 8 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 25. UNT will send a message via Eagle Alert by 5:30 a.m., if conditions change.
  • UNT Dallas: Reopening at 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 25.
  • UNT Dallas College of Law: Classes and business operations will remain virtual on Friday, Feb. 25.

As officials across the system continue to monitor conditions, additional announcements may be made via email. All UNT System communications will also be posted to our @UNTSystem Twitter account.

Each UNT System member institution will communicate additional details to their respective campus communities regarding weather-related closures, as conditions and circumstances may vary by location. If you are a UNT System Administration employee based on a campus, please follow guidance for your respective locations.

Training: get to know the new and improved EIS Finance Portal

 

We recently announced work is underway to revamp our Enterprise Information System (EIS) Finance Portal. With the anticipated launch next month, we’re ready to showcase some of the aesthetic enhancements and user-friendly functionality you’ll experience in each financial section, as well as some of the site’s most frequently-used functions.

We encourage you to enroll in the FSPD Fluid Introduction course for an overview of what to expect with our new and improved finance portal, https://learnhsc.bridgeapp.com/learner/courses/db644196/enroll.

Any issues with enrolling in the course should be directed to compliance@unthsc.edu.